Nut Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Nutt, Nuth, Nuti, Gut, Nute, Lu, Yu, Ku, Wu, Xu

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Nut Family Origin

Where is the Nut family from?

Nut Family Occupations

What did your Nut ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nut occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Nut's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nut family was Ferry Man. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nut.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Ferry Man


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nut ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Nut Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Nut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nut census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 157 immigration records available for the last name Nut. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Nut. For the veterans among your Nut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nut Life Expectancy

What is the average Nut lifespan?

Between 1996 and 2004, in the United States, Nut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nut in 1996 was 60, and 57 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nut ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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